Egypt http://wfpl.org en Senator Rand Paul Calls on President Obama to End Foreign Aid to Egypt Amid Growing Violence http://wfpl.org/post/senator-rand-paul-calls-president-obama-end-foreign-aid-egypt-amid-growing-violence-0 <p>Citing the expanding chaos in Egypt, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., says President Obama isn't going far enough in the U.S. response to reports that <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/after-deaths-hundreds-more-bloodshed-feared-egypt">hundreds have died</a> amid violent protests.</p><p>The president rebuked the country's military leaders for its crackdown on demonstrators. In a brief press conference, Obama announced the <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/16/world/middleeast/obama-statement-on-egypt.html?_r=0">U.S. is cancelling a joint military exercise with Egypt</a> next month.</p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 17:21:55 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 6475 at http://wfpl.org